Word of the Day
noun plural noun thingos
informal Australian, New Zealand
Used when one cannot think of or does not wish to use the name of something.
1980s from thing + -o.
Ben didn’t want a whatchamacallit, nor did he wish a thingamajig. A whozeewhatzit would have done, even a gozinta might have served, but, ultimately, he had to settle for a thingo.